know-how

noun \ ˈnō-ˌhau̇ \

Definition of know-how

: knowledge of how to do something smoothly and efficiently : expertise

First Known Use of know-how

1838


KNOW-HOW Defined for English Language Learners

know-how

noun

Definition of know-how for English Language Learners

  • : knowledge of how to do something well


KNOW-HOW Defined for Kids

know-how

noun \ ˈnō-ˌhau̇ \

Definition of know-how for Students

: knowledge of how to get things done
  • The job takes a certain amount of know-how.


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